B.S., Mechanical EngineeringStanford University
M.S.E., Mechanical EngineeringJohns Hopkins University
Ph.D., Mechanical EngineeringJohns Hopkins University
Elizabeth Congdon graduated from Stanford University with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. She received a M.S. and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Johns Hopkins University. She has worked at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory for over 10 years in roles as the Lead Engineer for the Parker Solar Probe Thermal Protection System and currently as the Mechanical Lead Engineer for the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) mission. Additionally, she is the Chief Technologist for the Engineering Branch of the Space Exploration Sector and a Section Supervisor in the Mechanical Systems Group. Her research interests include materials and mechanical systems in extreme environments.